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  • New high rank publication in Nature Nanotechnology

    We are pleased to anounce a new publication in Nature Nanotechnology titeled "Expansion-enhanced super-resolution radial fluctuations enable nanoscale molecular profiling of pathology specimens" by Dominik Kylies and Victor Puelles (project A9).

  • New high rank publication in Science Translational Medicine

    We are happy to anounce another important publication of project A1 with the title " CD4+ T cells produce GM-CSF and drive immune-mediated glomerular disease by licensing monocyte derived  cells to produce MMP12" in Science Translational Medicine.


  • UKE celebrates the new building HCTI

    New building for cutting-edge immunological and infectious diseases research: UKE celebrates topping-out ceremony



  • Franz Volhard Prize 2022 awarded to PD Dr. Elion Hoxha

    Congratulations to PD Dr. Elion Hoxha who was awarded the Franz Volhard Prize 2022 at the DGfN anual meeting.



    11th May - Lab Meeting

    Elion Hoxha will present subproject C1 – "Hamburg Glomerulonephritis Registry" at the upcoming CRC lab meeting.

    4th May - Lab Meeting

    Out lab meeting continues with Markus Rinschen (subproject B10) talking about: " Proteolytic control of inflammatory glomerular kidney disease "

    2nd May - New Publication

    We are pleased to inform you about a new publication of CRC 1192 titled: "Loss of the collagen IV modifier prolyl 3-hydroxylase 2 causes thin basement membrane nephropathy" in J Clin Invest.

    27th April - Guest Lecture

    We are happy to have Manu Beerens (Institute for Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine, UKE)  for a guest lecture about "Zebrafish at the forefront of cardiovascular science."

    20th April - Lab Meeting

    Simon Melderis will talk about subproject A3 with the title: "The role of Amphiregulin in Lupusnephritis and CD4+ T cell function".


    13th April - Guest Lecture

    We welcome Petra Bacher (UKSH Kiel) for a guest lecture with the title: "Antigen-specific modulation of human CD4+ T cell responses by intestinal microbes" at our forthcoming CRC meeting.


    30th March - Lab Meeting

    Nicola Tomas and Sarah Köllner will present the Emmy Noether Project with the title: "Immunoglobulin constant and variable region engineering for the depletion of antigen-specific antibodies".


    28th March - New Publication

    We are pleased to announce a new publication in Nature Metabolics titled: "Molecular consequences of SARS-CoV-2 liver tropism."


    23rd March - Lab Meeting

    Linda Reinhard will present subproject B1 with the title: "NTNG1 is a new target antigen in membranous nephropathy".


    2nd March - Lab Meeting

    At the next iteration of our CRC meeting, Guido Rattay will present subproject A4 with the title: "Role of kidney tissue resident memory T cells in heterologous immunity".


    23rd February - Lab Meeting

    Don't miss our next lab meeting with Sybille Köhler (RG Huber), who will present her innovative project "Mechanosensation in Drosophila nephrocytes". 


    16th February - Lab Meeting

    We welcome Katrin Neumann from project A2 at our next CRC meeting with her work titled: "Role of CD8+ T cells in immune-mediated kidney disease".


    9th February - Lab Meeting

    Jan-Hendrik Riedel (project A1) will give a talk about : “Steroid-T cell interaction in immune-mediated kidney injury“.


    2nd February - Lab Meeting

    At our next CRC lab meeting, we are happy to welcome Regine Dress from an assoicated research group (Prinz) to present her project with the title: “Myeloid cell decisions: From homeostasis to inflammation“.


    26th January - Lab Meeting

    Thomas Eden and Nicola Tomas will present subproject B5 with the title: ''Depletion of autoreactive plasma cells using heavy chain antibodies against CD38, CD39 and CD203''.


    19th January - Lab Meeting

    Cathy Meyer-Schwesinger will hold the first lab meeting in 2022 with the title: 'The immunoproteasome as a common modifier of glomerular disease''.


    15th December - Guest Lecture

    We welcome Lorenz Adlung (I. Med.-HCTI) for a guest lecture with the title: ''Systems Immunology: Dynamics across Cellular Scales beyond Tissue Boundaries'' at our next CRC meeting.


    8th December - Lab Meeting

    At the forthcoming CRC 1192 meeting Ulf Panzer will present subproject A1 with the title: ''Role of GM-CSF in autoimmune kidney diseases''.


    1st December - New Publication

    We are pleased to announce another publication of the CRC 1192 on "IL-17 Receptor C Signaling Controls CD4+ TH17 Immune Responses and Tissue Injury in Immune-Mediated Kidney Diseases" in JASN.

    1st December - Lab Meeting

    Tilman Schmidt will present subproject B6 with the title: ''Complement activation in disease groups and individual patients''